Pest Controller

Aug 17 2017
Lanakila Pacific |Honolulu|Part Time
Job Description

The Pest Controller is responsible for the safe and proper application of pesticides for the control of weeds and insects in turf and landscaped areas.  Is also responsible for insuring that all pesticide applications are accomplished in a timely and cost effective manner.  Requests supplies and assists with required reports as required. 

  

 

ESSENTIAL DUTIES & RESPONSIBILITIES:

 

PEST CONTROL

 

  1.  Understand all specifications and requirements in the Contract and accomplish all work required insuring contract's quality standards and schedules are met.  
  2. Controls and maintains inventories of basic supplies, tools and equipment to insure that services are provided according to the contract.  Insures equipment is maintained in proper working condition through regular inspection and maintenance.  

 

 MAINTENANCE AND SAFEGUARDS OF AREAS, SUPPLIES, TOOLS AND EQUIPMENT

 

  1. Responsible for the daily control of supplies, tools and equipment.  Sets up proper safeguards and follow-up procedures to ensure the security of all equipment, tools and supplies. 
  2. Inspects and services all equipment used and keeps all tools and equipment secured in their proper places after each workday.  Maintains an inventory of all tools and equipment.  

 

 SAFETY AND SECURITY

 

  1. Ensures a safe work environment through regular inspection of equipment and tools. Maintains records of pesticide applications.

 

 
MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS:
Education/Experience
High school graduate preferred with one year of work experience or having specific trade skills
 
Skills/Knowledge/Abilities
  1. Ability to operate various pesticide application equipment.
  2. Demonstrate the ability to get along with others and possess a mature attitude toward work.
  3. Demonstrate the ability to plan and organize tasks and possess sufficient flexibility to respond to changing situations.
  4. Valid driver’s license and clean driving abstract required.
  5. Must be able to work on weekends and holidays as required to meet contract requirements.
  6. Must be able to obtain a RAPIDGate pass to access military installations.
  7. Current and valid State of Hawaii Department of Agriculture CERTIFICATION FOR COMMERCIAL APPLICATORS OF RESTRICTED PESTICIDES Category 3 - Ornamental And Turf required.